GreenerPasture.com


Add YOUR Ancestor To This Page

Afton, New York, USA

People, Pictures and News From the Past

Where is Afton, New York, USA? 

Afton, Chenango, New York, USA
Afton is situated in the southeast corner of the county and lies wholly within the original township of Clinton. It was formed from the town of Bainbridge on November 18, 1857, and derives its name from Afton Water, a small river in the parish of New Cumnock, Ayrshire, Scotland, immortalized by the poet Robert Burns. It is bounded on the north by Bainbridge and Coventry, on the east by Delaware County, and on the west and south by Broome County.

The town of Afton contains a village, also called Afton. The town is at the southeast corner of the county and is northeast of Binghamton.wikipedia



Afton, New York, USA

Main Street, Afton, N.Y.

Afton, New York, USA

The Old Suspension Bridge

Afton, New York, USA

Main St.

History / News

Add History/News

[Hide/Show]

The area of Afton was first settled around 1786.

www.wikipedia.org
The town of Afton was founded from part of the town of Bainbridge in 1857.

www.wikipedia.org
1869 - Afton
AFTON was formed from Bainbridge, November 18, 1857. It is the south-east corner town of the...Read MORE...

1916
Afton, a banking post-village of Chenango co., N.Y., on the Susquehanna River and on the Delaware...Read MORE...


Ancestors Who Were Born Here

We currently have information about ancestors who were born in Afton, New York, USA.
View Them Now (sorted by last name) View Them Now (sorted by year of birth)

Ancestors Who Died Here

We currently have information about ancestors who died in Afton, New York, USA.
View Them Now (sorted by last name) View Them Now (sorted by year of death)

Ancestors Who Were Married Here

We currently have information about ancestors who were married in Afton, New York, USA.  View Them Now

Are you from Afton, New York, USA? Do you have ancestors from there?

If you'd like to be contacted by others who have ancestors from Afton, New York, USA, leave a message here!
The comments you read here belong only to the person who posted them. We reserve the right to remove off-topic and inappropriate comments.